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Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
About
A cosy cornish family run business With our restaurant and bar menu offering a traditional English menu incorporating homemade dishes using local produce whenever possible. We offer facilities for private functions catering from weddings,birthday parties to wakes and corporate functions. Our newly furnished bedrooms are sure to make your stay a comfortable one with double,twin and family rooms available. With a great full English breakfast in the morning to fuel you up for the day ahead. We have free on site parking, and Wi-Fi, and of course all areas have disabled access.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 11 December 2020 via mobile

We booked the Griffin Inn as last minute get away and I’m glad we did as I could not recommend this place enough . The service , staff and atmosphere was fantastic even during these troubled times and the food both nights was excellent and...More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Reviewed 11 December 2020

We went here for the roast which my partner I had but I chose something else as the menu looked great. The staff where absolutely the most friendliest staff!woukd highly recommended

Date of visit: December 2020
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Griffin inn, General Manager at The Griffin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2020

Hello, thank you for your lovely review! We do our best to offer a warm welcome so people can feel really at home when they visit us and I'm so glad that you felt so accommodated. Thank you so much for the recommendation!

Reviewed 9 December 2020

Went with wife for Sunday roast then another meal the next night. Very welcoming and friendly staff, good ambience. Both meals excellent, good prtions, home made food, excellent value. Wouldn't hesitate to recommend.More

Date of visit: December 2020
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Griffin inn, General Manager at The Griffin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2020

Hello, thank you so much for taking the time to review us on TripAdvisor. I'm so happy to hear that you enjoyed your visits, enough to come back on two consecutive nights :) We take great pride in our home cooked food and offering warm...More

Reviewed 6 December 2020 via mobile

Lovely meal and great atmosphere. First time we’ve finished a whole carvery in months! Definitely would recommend. COVID friendly and good prices. ☺️

Date of visit: December 2020
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Griffin inn, General Manager at The Griffin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review our carvery and well done for finishing it in one sitting :) It's great to hear that you felt Covid-safe in our restaurant and we look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 15 November 2020

Only stayed for a couple of drinks just needed a little sit down. Felt safe had to write down we had been here because of covid all measures in place. Seats outside all spaced out , not bad price for drinks either.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 2 November 2020

What a great place to visit . The staff couldn't do enough to help, very friendly and great to see staff enjoying themselves. Wide variety on the menu,really good food, large portions and excellent prices. We felt very welcome and would recommend a meal for...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 1 November 2020

Ate here twice during our stay, both times friendly service and good value good pub food and a decent pint of hand pulled ale.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 26 October 2020

We stopped off here last minute and enjoyed a delicious home cooked dinner, very tasty and good size portions. Very friendly staff the place had a homely feelMore

Date of visit: October 2020
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Griffininnnewquay, General Manager at The Griffin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2020

Thank you for taking the time to review your meal here. We're so glad that you decided to stop by and that you enjoyed your meal so much. Our aim is to make every guest feel like the Grififn is their home from home so...More

Reviewed 19 October 2020 via mobile

Lovely pub and friendly staff. We visited it on Friday evening and had a great meal. Both my girlfriend and myself were really happy and felt so comfortable there. Social distancing was really well maintained and the service was brilliant. Really nice pub and excellent...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Griffininnnewquay, General Manager at The Griffin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2020

Thank you so much for your lovely review! I'm so glad that you both enjoyed your meal and felt comfortable here. We try very hard to make the Griffin feel like a home from home for our visitors, providing a warm welcome and friendly service...More

Reviewed 18 October 2020

We are regulars last there 3 weeks ago, all good . Today was awful. The roast parsnips & potatoes were white with no signs of being roasted, bland and not crispy at all. The roast was served to you at the table but afte no...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Griffininnnewquay, General Manager at The Griffin Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2020

Hello, I am so very sorry to hear that after several good experiences of our carvery you didn't enjoy your visit yesterday. It is with great frustration that we are unable to offer the traditional carvery setup that allows self-service, we went to great lengths...More

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Yes, number 2 definitely does, although some of it is blocked by the Travelodge behind!
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    How is The Griffin Inn rated?
    The Griffin Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4